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August 16, 2013

FMWR Briefs – August 16, 2013

Free movie set for tomorrow

FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, “The Croods,” Saturday at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The movie will start at dusk.

Free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks will be provided, while supplies last. For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Don’t miss the next Right Arm Night

The theme for the Aug. 23 Right Arm Night is “Kickoff to College Football,” and it will start at 4 p.m. at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

Right Arm Nights are free and open to Soldiers, civilians, retirees and Family members 18 and older.

Free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go bar will be available. Enter the contests and win prizes.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

Dance nights scheduled at TMAC

“Skirts & Spurs” Country-Western dance night is coming to Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Aug. 24 starting at 8 p.m. featuring country DJ music. Admission will be free and a pay-as-you-go bar will be available.

Old School Jam Night returns Aug. 31 starting at 8 p.m., with free admission, DJ music and a pay-as-you-go bar.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.

Could you be the next ‘Rising Star’?

FMWR is looking for contestants for the 2013 Operation Rising Star contest, a worldwide singing competition, based on the “American Idol” television series. Locally, contestants have the chance to win cash prizes up to $500.

The contest is open to all branches of active duty military, Reserve, National Guard or their military family members 18 and older. Applications are available now online at http://www.OpRisingStar.com. The local competition will be held in September.

For more information, call 533.2404 or 266.8033.

Wine tasting trip planned

Murr Community Center and Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers, or BOSS, will present a wine tasting trip to the Sonoita Vineyards Sept. 7, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

The trip is open to BOSS members only until Aug. 23. If space remains after that date, the offer will be open to adult authorized FMWR patrons.

The cost of $60 includes visits to four wineries, wine and finger foods, visits of wine cellars, and at the last stop, BBQ, live music, beer and wine tasting. Transportation will also be provided.

For more information or to register, call 533.2404 or stop at Murr Community Center, Building 51301.

Outdoor pool open weekends only

Irwin Outdoor Pool is now open Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lap swim is available all day during this time.

The pool will remain open weekends through Sept. 2, then close for the season. It is open to all authorized FMWR patrons.

For more information, call 533.3858.

Vendors needed for Fun Festival

FMWR is looking for food, arts and crafts, novelty and other vendors for the 2013 Fun Festival to be held Sept. 27 – 29 at Veterans’ Memorial Park, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 266.8033 or 533.2404.

Free fitness classes offered

The Sports, Fitness and Aquatics Division offers free ongoing fitness classes, including spinning, Zumba, yoga, aerobics, water fitness classes and more.

For information on any of these classes, call 533.2541 or visit “HUA Sports and Fitness” on Facebook.

Join friends at TMAC for lunch

The staff of Thunder Mountain Activity Centre invites everyone to join them for their lunch buffet, now served Tuesdays through Fridays, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Cost of the lunch buffet is $8.95 for adults or $4.50 for children 5 – 11. All buffets include salad bar, desserts, rolls and a non-alcoholic beverage.

For more information, call 533.3802 or 533.7322.




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